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    Universal Palms Hotel

    4900 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-3113
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good25%
    • Average17%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible17%
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    “front desk” (282 reviews)
    “pool view” (16 reviews)
    “enjoyed my stay” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Family Rooms
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    Multilingual Staff
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I booked two rooms through Hotwire and we were assigned rooms that smelled, torn carpet, door handle missed and lamps with no light bulbs. I complained and we were reassigned to new rooms that were completely renovated. I feel Hotwire customers were treated unfairly. No...More

    Thank Gail P
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    I don’t understand how anyone could rate this more than one star. I would give zero if possible. It’s easily the worst “hotel” I’ve ever stayed in. I had great difficulty sleeping. Reasons: 1) bedding & sheets seemed very sketchy and stained. Worried if I...More

    Thank Jamie O
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Please don't waste your money. I rented a room through Groupon and even that price was too much.The pool was filthy. We were bothered by some guy who said he lived in one of the rooms. The phone didn't work neither did the wifi. As...More

    Thank Valarie A
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    How this hotel received an average of 3.5 stars is beyond me. I booked this hotel online from the Fort Lauderdale airport since my flight had been canceled. Let's just say the pictures are a far cry from what customers actually get! The hotel itself...More

    Thank Ocean B
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed here on Nov 4 2017 just for one night before a cruise, I will never stay here again. The lobby looks the best,I don't know if they have any better rooms or not but our room was on the back side and there...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 87 - US$ 233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #38 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 191
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    • Location
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    • Florida >
    • Broward County >
    • Fort Lauderdale
    • Also Known As
    • El Palacio Fort Lauderdale ,
    • Hotel El Palacio
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    Simone W
    24 May 2017|
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    Response from TommyBernier1 | Property representative |
    Hi Simone, We do offer a shuttle service with Express Shuttle. Here is the information : The shuttle service is offered in partnership with Express Shuttle. Guests from the Universal Palms Hotel benefit from discounted... More
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from heidiwalter01 | Reviewed this property |
    There was no bar....a vending machine that was broken. it was terrible. DONT EVER STAY THERE!!!
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